From: Chris Wright
Date: Mon May 22 2006 - 15:10:48 EST

We (the -stable team) are announcing the release of the
kernel. Fix for possible Netfilter SNMP NAT remote DoS (CVE-2006-2444).

The diffstat and short summary of the fixes are below.

I'll also be replying to this message with a copy of the patch between and, as it is small enough to do so.

The updated 2.6.16.y git tree can be found at:
and can be browsed at the normal git web browser:



Makefile | 2 +-
net/ipv4/netfilter/ip_nat_snmp_basic.c | 15 +++++++--------
2 files changed, 8 insertions(+), 9 deletions(-)

Summary of changes from v2.6.16.17 to v2.6.16.18

Chris Wright:

Patrick McHardy:
NETFILTER: SNMP NAT: fix memory corruption (CVE-2006-2444)

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